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NIHR Academic Clinical Fellowship in Ophthalmology (Bioinformatics)

Job Reference: J93-A-19-2238

Health Education England South West
Health Education England South West – Severn
£37,935- £48,075

Applications are invited for an Academic Clinical Fellow (ACF) vacancy on a National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) ACF training programme in Ophthalmology at entry level ST3 at Health Education England South West – Severn in collaboration with the University of Bristol starting on the 5th August 2020.

This post will support the NIHR Platform Science (“-omics”) and Bioinformatics priority theme and candidates should be able to demonstrate how their research will support this.

Successful candidates will progress through the training programme, without further interview, subject to satisfactory annual reviewand award of CCT.

This NHS/academic partnership has a strong track record in developing clinical academics in a range of specialties whereby all trainees take advantage of the high quality research methods training and membership of the bespoke Clinical Academic Training school.

The application window opens at 09:00am UK time on 07/10/2019 and closes on 04/11/2019 at 16:00pm UK time. You will not be able to submit your application after this time. Please ensure that you have completed all the relevant sections of the application forms as missing information will deem your application incomplete and it will not be considered.

You must apply via our online recruitment system, Oriel. Oriel can be accessed from the link provided.

The qualifications and professional registration requirements plus other eligibility criteria can be found in the person specification. The person specification for this specialty is available from the Specialty Training website which can be accessed from Oriel.

Please visit the Advert on Oriel to find out the following information:

  • Likely locations of posts within the training programme. Expected rotation details.
  • Travel and relocation expenses policy.



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